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Loading Electric Circuits for Safety
How to load circuits for safety. Find tips and information on indexing circuits, testing electrical outlets to see what circuit they're on, figuring out the total load, and more. From DIY Advice.
Wiring a Kitchen
How to wire a kitchen. Find tips and information on types of lighting, light switches, receptacles, appliances, and more. From DIY Advice.
Environmentally Friendly Kitchen Remodeling Tips
these earth-friendly ideas. By reducing waste, conserving electricity , and reusing materials, you're taking part in the green ..... can flood the room with sunlight, reducing the demand for electricity . Install Energy-Efficient Windows Coated glass panes keep
Easy Ways to Go Green
jar of coconut or shea butter. Zap Electricity Use "I put as many electronics onto ..... and other electronics don't leach electricity while off." —Diana B., Nebraska ..... Americans spend about $4 billion a year on electricity for things they're not even using
15 Ways to Stay Cool & Save
electronics also reduces heat (and your electricity costs). Use your dryer in the early ..... Whole-House Fan It uses a fraction of the electricity of a full-blown air-conditioning ..... inexpensive, use a quarter as much electricity as a standard unit, and they are easy
Sneaky Ways to Cut Your Fuel Bill
switch only once to cut the flow of electricity to everything plugged into the strip ..... They consume about 75 percent less electricity and last up to 10 times longer. Limit ..... usually powered by natural gas or electricity , provides hot water only when you need
Landscaping with a Pergola
to a pergola. With a site close to the house, wiring for electricity may be easier; here, a wire running from the house provides ..... style to this pergola. If an overhead fixture is wired to electricity , have the on/off switch placed at a convenient access
Landscape Lighting Tips
emit pleasing light but have a short life and consume more electricity . Halogen bulbs are more efficient versions of incandescents ..... Landscape lights that are located near a building with electricity can easily be integrated into your home's wiring system
9 Green Garden Product Alternatives
they're relatively easy to install, they still require electricity . Solar Landscape Lights Solar landscape lights have come ..... it easy -- you don't have to worry about dealing with electricity around water. Or how much the fountain is costing you to
Accessories for Every Outdoor Kitchen
an outdoor fireplace. Plan for Power Your kitchen runs on electricity . Provide built-in outlets so you can run additional appliances ..... close proximity to the house also makes it easier to include electricity and water outside.